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Digital media receiver (does not play CDs)

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If you get your music from a device instead of a disc, you need a receiver that's made for the way you play your tunes.

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About the JVC KD-X340BTS

Made for the way you play

If you get your music from a device instead of a disc, you need a receiver that's made for the way you play your tunes. JVC's KD-X340BTS digital media receiver features built-in Bluetooth connectivity, a USB port, and an aux input, plus you can use a compatible phone to control whatever the receiver's doing. You can even add a SiriusXM satellite radio tuner (sold separately) and expand your entertainment horizons even more.

Made for the way you play

If you get your music from a device instead of a disc, you need a receiver that's made for the way you play your tunes. JVC's KD-X340BTS digital media receiver features built-in Bluetooth connectivity, a USB port, and an aux input, plus you can use a compatible phone to control whatever the receiver's doing. You can even add a SiriusXM satellite radio tuner (sold separately) and expand your entertainment horizons even more.

Ready for your Android™ phone

Android® users can control Pandora® right from the stereo through the Bluetooth connection — no wires needed. JVC's remote control app lets you use your compatible Android phone's touchscreen to control the action using finger swipes and gestures. With your Android phone safely attached to a mount, you can reach down and skip a track without taking your eyes off the road. You can also control your Pandora and iHeartRadio stations usng your phone or the receiver itself.

Great with your iPhone®, too

If you're an iPhone® user, this receiver gives you more than wireless control — you get voice control, too. Talk to Siri® Eyes Free technology to make calls, choose music, get directions, and more. Anything you can do with Siri can be done with this receiver.

Experience satellite radio

If you're a satellite radio fan, you can connect a SiriusXM® tuner (sold separately) and start enjoying the wide variety of music, sports, news, and entertainment available. If you haven't experienced satellite radio, you'll be blown away by the incredible selection of music and more that comes with your subscription. Plus, you can drive all the way across the USA without losing your favorite channels.

Tune your music the way you like it

The KD-X340BTS plays MP3, WMA, AAC, WAV, and even FLAC files, so you'll be able to enjoy all your tunes when you travel. You'll find a wide array of sound-shaping tools, including Sound Response to boost frequencies in digital files, Space Enhancement to match the sound to the size of your car, and a 13-band graphic equalizer. The 24-bit DAC brings the best out of your tunes, and the Volume Link EQ boosts specific frequencies in the audio signal to compensate for road noise.

Bluetooth® made easy

Automatic pairing makes it a lot easier to enjoy hands-free calling and wireless audio streaming, no matter what kind of phone you're using.

Expand your system for sweeter sound

The KD-X340BTS gives you three sets of preamp outputs, which really comes in handy when you add amplifiers and a sub to your car audio system. Even if you're not planning to do that right away, it's always smart to invest in a receiver you can grow with. You can also pair two phones at once, so you don't have to choose between the personal phone and the work phone when you're driving.

A charging connection

With your smartphone connected to the KD-X340BTS, you can listen to your phone's internal memory as one source and access its microSD card as another. You'll also appreciate the USB port's powerful 1.5-amp charging capability.

Want to keep your car's steering wheel audio controls?

In most cars, you'll need an adapter to retain those controls with this car stereo. Connect a few wires, then program the adapter for your particular car and radio, and you'll retain the convenience of your steering wheel controls. You'll see the adapters that work with your vehicle when you add this receiver to your cart.

Bluetooth note: Use of this receiver's Bluetooth features will depend upon your phone's Bluetooth capabilities. Learn more in our article explaining Bluetooth profiles.

iPod/smartphone note: If you're going to use your iPod or smartphone with this receiver, be sure to check "Details" for compatibility information.


Product highlights:

    General Features:
    • digital media receiver with AM/FM tuner (does not play CDs)
    • built-in MOSFET amplifier (22 watts RMS/50 peak x 4 channels)
    • built-in Bluetooth for audio streaming and hands-free calling (mic included)
    • detachable face with single-line display
    • USB 1.5A connection charges devices quickly
    • plays MP3, WMA, AAC, WAV, and FLAC files through USB
    • variable color illumination and 2-line display
    Smartphone Features:
    • use JVC's remote control app to control the receiver with your phone
    • built-in iPod control, 2-way iPod/iPhone control
    • Siri Eyes-Free-Mode for iPhone
    • control PANDORA® and iHeartRadio from select smartphones
    • Android Open Accessory (AOA) 2.0 — control and charge select Android devices (Android version 4.1 and higher) via USB connection
    • Android app for gesture control over playback
    Audio Features:
    • 24-bit digital-to-analog converter
    • high-and low-pass filters
    • sound-shaping tools get more out of your digital music library
    • 13-band EQ
    • Volume Link EQ boosts specific frequencies to compensate for road noise
    • K2 technology improves the digital sound for all music sources
    • compatible with SiriusXM satellite radio tuner (sold separately, subscription required)
    • inputs: front USB 1.5A port, front auxiliary input
    • outputs: 6-channel preamp outputs (4-volt front, rear, sub)
    Other Features and Specs:
    • compatible with most factory steering wheel audio controls (adapter required)
    • menus can be displayed in English and Spanish
    • warranty: 2 years
    • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
    • MFR # KD-X340BTS

    What's in the box:

    • Digital media receiver (10A fuse)
    • Face (attached)
    • Sleeve (installed)
    • Trim ring (installed)
    • Wiring harness
    • Microphone w/ bracket (attached 10' cable terminated by a right-angle male 3.5mm connector)
    • 2 Radio removal tools
    • Face-fixing screw
    • Instruction Manual (En/Fr/Sp)
    • Warranty Information
    • Face-fixing screw note

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    Features & specs

    AUX Input Front
    Audio/video Input ---
    USB Input Front
    Backup Camera Input No
    Second Camera Input No
    CarPlay No
    Android Auto No
    Siri Control Yes
    Android Control Yes
    Memory Card Slot USB memory
    Bluetooth Compatible Built-in
    Satellite Radio Ready SiriusXM
    HD Radio No
    Navigation ---
    iPod Compatibility
    Full size No
    Nano 7
    Touch 6/5
    iPhone 7+/7/6S+/6S/6+/6/5S/5C/5/4S/SE
    RMS Power (CTA-2006) N/A
    RMS Power (Manufacturer) 22 watts
    Peak Output 50 watts
    RMS Power Bandwidth 20-20kHz
    Preamp Outputs 6-channel
    Sub Preamp Outputs Yes
    Switchable Rear Preamp Outputs No
    Video Screen No
    Navigation App Compatible (iOS)
    Navigation App Compatible (Android)
    Preamp Voltage 4 volts
    Screen Size ---
    Display Color Variable
    Key Button Color Variable
    EQ Bands 13
    Wireless Remote Optional
    Steering Wheel Control Compatible Adapter required
    Parts Warranty 2 Years
    Labor Warranty 2 Years
    FM Sensitivity 8.2 dBf
    European Tuning Yes
    Seek/Scan Seek
    Radio Data System Yes
    File Playback
    Music File Playback MP3,WMA,AAC,WAV,FLAC
    High-res Playback N
    The JVC KD-X340BTS replaces these items:

    Product Research

    Built-in Bluetooth
    iPhone & Android Integration
    Internet+SiriusXM+AM/FM Radio
    USB/Aux Connectivity
    Audio Section
    Remote Control
    Display Features

    Built-in Bluetooth

    Bluetooth Technology: The JVC KD-X340BTS is equipped with built-in Bluetooth 3.0, allowing you to make and receive phone calls wirelessly through the receiver; as well as stream music wirelessly from your smartphone to the head unit. In order to use Bluetooth wireless technology, your phone must also be Bluetooth compatible and be able to interpret certain profiles. This unit is compatible with the following Bluetooth Profiles:

    • Hands-Free Communication: HFP 1.6 (Hands Free Profile) & PBAB 1.0 (Phone Book Access Profile).
    • Audio Streaming: A2DP 1.2 (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile) & AVRCP 1.5 (Audio/Video Remote Control Profile).
    Note: Due to the differences in Bluetooth technology, some Bluetooth enabled devices may be incompatible, function improperly, or may not support all features when used with the JVC KD-X340BTS. Check here for the latest Bluetooth compatibility information.

    Multi-Device Pairing w/ Dual Phone Connection: You can pair up to ten Bluetooth-enabled devices to the JVC head unit, with a maximum of two Bluetooth phones and one Bluetooth audio device connected at one time, making it easier to switch between devices. When an already paired Bluetooth device is in close proximity to the receiver, the auto connection function automatically pairs the two units.

    • Secure Simple Pairing (SSP): With Secure Simple Pairing (SSP), you can easily pair a Bluetooth enabled phone to the JVC KD-X340BTS without having to enter pin codes or go through complicated settings.
    • Auto Pairing (via USB): You can even pair your Apple iPhone (iOS 5+) or Android smartphone (running JVC Music Play App) by simply connecting it to the JVC head unit via USB and following a single prompt on the head unit's display.

    Bluetooth Hands-Free Communication (w/ External Mic): The head unit supports Bluetooth hands-free communication for your Bluetooth enabled mobile phone. And thanks to the latest Hands-Free Profile (HFP 1.6) with wideband speech capability, the KD-X340BTS provides more natural sound quality and details during wireless calls. The controls of the KD-X340BTS can be used to dial a number, answer an in-coming call, or end a call. The unit also includes an external microphone (with mounting bracket) featuring adjustable gain, so you can carry on your side of the conversation while listening to the caller through your vehicles speakers. During a conversation, you can switch between the Private Mode (talking directly on your cell phone) and the Hands Free Mode.

    • Answering A Call: When a call comes in, a ring-tone will be heard through your vehicle's speaker and the caller's name or phone number will be displayed. You can answer the call from the head unit's front-panel controls, or setup the head unit to automatically answer the incoming call immediately or after 1-30 seconds. The KD-X340BTS also supports the Call Waiting function, so you can answer another incoming call while suspending the current call you are on. Your compatible cell-phone must also support this feature.
    • Dialing A Number: Using the KD-X340BTS, you can dial a phone number in one of the following ways:
      • Enter Phone #: Allows you to directly dial a phone number up to 32 digits from the head unit's front-panel rotary dial.
      • Preset Dialing: You can store up to 6 contacts in the memory of this unit for speed dialing.
      • Phone Book: You can download phone book data from your mobile phone to the digital media receiver. You can then dial a contact within the phonebook from the head unit's front-panel controls. Your phonebook can be searched alphabetically or numerically.
      • Call History: The Call History is a list of calls that have originated from and were received by this unit that you can dial. You can select Outgoing, Incoming, or Missed calls.
      • Voice Dialing: If your mobile phone supports voice recognition, then you can dial out by voice command. Simply speak into the included microphone once you have activated the voice dialing function from the head unit's front-panel.

    Wireless Audio Streaming: The JVC KD-X340BTS supports wireless audio playback (AD2P) and control (AVRCP) of a Bluetooth-enabled smartphone or audio player, plus song/artist information display. You are able to stream your stored music library on your Bluetooth-enabled smartphone, as well as music apps downloaded on your smartphone to the JVC KD-X340BTS for playback.

    • SBC + AAC Codecs: In addition to support for the standard SBC Bluetooth audio codec, the KD-X340BTS offers support of AAC. By supporting AAC, the KD-X340BTS offers better audio performance of the music streamed from your Apple iPod, iPhone, or iPad.
    • Advanced Music Browsing: In addition to basic playback functions (Play/Pause, FF/RW, Skip, Random/Repeat), the KD-X340BTS lets you browse your stored music by Playlist, Artist, Album, Song, etc. (AVRCP 1.4 phones only; which includes Android 4.0+ and iPhone 5.0+).
    • Song/Artist Information: The head unit will also display your stored music and music app's song information; such as Artist name and Song/Album title (not compatible with all apps).
    Note: When an incoming call or outgoing call is in progress from your Bluetooth enabled mobile phone, audio streaming will be paused so you can take your call. Once the call is finished, your streaming music will resume.

    Siri Eyes Free Control: When paired to an iPhone with Siri via Bluetooth, the JVC KD-X340BTS has the ability to access Siri through its front-panel control and external microphone. Simply press the "phone command" button on the KD-X340BTS to engage Siri and use the included microphone to communicate with Siri. Siri's voice will heard through your vehicle's speakers. All Siri functions including hands-free calling, music search, setting reminders, text-messaging, audible navigation, and more can be done through the head unit and its microphone. You can even ask Siri to get directions to a destination and the turn-by-turn instructions will heard through your vehicle's speakers, while the on-screen map still displays on your iPhone with Bluetooth; the head unit's audio is attenuated while Siri provides audible directions.

    Note: The head unit will only display hands-free calling and Bluetooth audio information (all other functions of Siri are only audible through the KD-X340BTS; visual data will still need to be viewed from your iPhone device).

    iPhone & Android Integration

    Android Open Accessory 2.0 (AOA 2.0) Connectivity: The JVC KD-X340BTS's front-panel USB port lets you connect your AOA 2.0 compatible Android smartphone for music playback. JVC does not guarantee operation with all Android devices. Click here for the most current list of compatible Android smartphones. There are two Android AOA 2.0 modes to choose from based on what content you want to listen to and how you want to control it.

    • Auto Mode: The JVC KD-X340BTS supports Android Open Accessory 2.0 (AOA 2.0), which lets you connect your Android (OS 4.1+) smartphone to the KD-X340BTS's front-panel USB port and listen to stored music and music apps from your Android device through the JVC head unit. You'll be able to control basic playback functions such as Play/Pause and Previous/Next Track. Other advanced music navigation will still be done from your Android smartphone's touchscreen. In this mode, the head unit will not display song/artist information; only "Audio Mode" will show up on display. You'll continue to view song/artist information from the Android device's touchscreen. You'll also still be able to access other functions and applications from your Android smartphone's touchscreen, while listening to music through the head unit. If you make a call or answer a call from your smartphone while listening to music in this mode, the music will pause until you are finished with the call and then start back up again.
    • JVC Music Play App: Downloading the JVC Music Play app onto your Android (OS 4.1+) smartphone not only allows you to listen to stored music from your Android device through the JVC digital media receiver connected via USB, but it also lets you browse your Android smartphone's music library from the head unit's front-panel controls. You can browse your store music library by Playlist, Artist, Song, Album, or Genre. The contents of a Playlist or Category can be searched alphabetically or numerically. You can also control Play/Pause and Previous/Next track from the head unit. In addition, the head unit will display song/artist information. You can exit the JVC Music Play app to access other functions and applications of your Android smartphone, while your stored music library is still playing through your head unit. If you make a call or answer a call from your smartphone while listening to music in this mode, the music will pause until you are finished with the call and then start back up again.
    Note: JVC does not guarantee operation with all Android devices.

    iPhone Direct Connection: The JVC KD-X340BTS's front-panel USB port can be used to connect a Lightning-connector or 30-pin dock connector iPod/iPhone to the head unit (see chart below for compatibility). The KD-X340BTS supports audio playback, music navigation, information display, and charging of your compatible Apple device. If you have a newer iPod/iPhone with the Lightning-connector, you can use JVC's Lightning connector-to-USB cable (105KSU62, sold separately) or the Lightning-to-USB cable that came with your Apple device to connect your iPod/iPhone to the KD-X340BTS. If you have an older iPod/iPhone with a 30-pin dock connector, you can will need to use the dock connector-to-USB cable that comes with your Apple device or a "Made For iPod/iPhone" 30-pin-to-USB cable (sold separately) to connect your iPod/iPhone to the KD-X340BTS.

    • Head Unit Control: From the head unit's front-panel controls you can search for stored music by Playlist, Artist, Album, Song, Podcast, Genre, and Composer. The contents of a Playlist or Category can be searched alphabetically or numerically. The KD-X340BTS also supports Repeat (file/all) and Random (album/all) playback functions of stored music on your iPod/iPhone. In addition, you'll be able to control basic playback functions (such as Play/Pause, Previous/Next Track) from stored music and select music apps streamed to your Apple iPod/iPhone. You can also choose to control your Apple device from its own touchscreen, instead of the head unit.
    • Song/Artist Info: The KD-X340BTS will display your iPod/iPhone's music file information such as Track number, Elapsed playing time, Artist name, Song title, and Album title.
    Note: See chart below for compatible Apple iPod, iPhone, & iPad models.

    USB Charging: The head unit's USB connection provides 1.5A of current to power and charge your connected iPod/iPhone or Android smartphone when your vehicle's ignition switch is set to the 'ACC' or 'On' position (if your iPod/iPhone or Android smartphone has no initial battery charge, then the unit will not recognize it).

    Apple Device Compatibility Chart: The JVC KD-X340BTS is "Made for iPod/iPhone" compatible and supports the following iPod/iPhone model features (as of 12/20/2016):

    Apple Device Generation Tested Version Media Type Control Type Specific Apps Display Type Bluetooth Charge
    Audio Video Head Unit iPod/iPhone Pandora iHeart Radio Remote App Artist/Song Text Track Info Phone Audio Siri
    4S 9.3.5 Y N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
    SE 10.2 Y N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
    5/5C/5S 10.2 Y N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
    6/6+ 10.2 Y N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
    6S/6S+ 10.2 Y N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
    7+/7 10.2 Y N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
    5th 9.3.5 Y N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N Y Y Y
    6th 10.2 Y N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N Y Y Y
    7th 1.02 PC Y N Y Y N N N Y Y N Y N Y
    Note: Apple iPod/iPhone software updates may change functionality results. If you download a newer software version, you may need to reset the head unit and your iPod/iPhone to regain functionality. If this doesn't work, you may need to wait until a newer software update is available.

    Internet+SiriusXM+AM/FM Radio

    Internet Radio Apps (for iPhone/Android): The JVC KD-X340BTS allows you to access Pandora and iHeartRadio online music services through your USB or Bluetooth connected iPhone, or Bluetooth connected Android smartphone. Your Apple iPhone must be connected to the KD-X340BTS via the Lightning or 30-pin cable supplied with your iPhone, JVC's Lightning connector-to-USB cable (105KSU62, sold separately), or paired via Bluetooth. Your Android smartphone must support A2DP/AVRCP/SPP Bluetooth profiles and be paired with the JVC KD-X340BTS. Your iPhone or Android smartphone device will need an active Data Plan account with connection to the Internet via 3G, EDGE, LTE (4G), or WiFi.

    • Pandora App: The free Pandora App (either from Apple's App Store or Google Play) lets you play music from your Pandora music service account through the JVC KD-X340BTS using your USB or Bluetooth connected Apple iPhone (iOS 9.0+), or Bluetooth connected Android smartphone. The JVC KD-X340BTS provides control over the Pandora music service and displays Artist, Album, and Song information. You can select Pandora stations from your station list and sort them by date or alphabetically. New stations can be created based on the current songs or artists playing. You can also skip song tracks within a station. You can even give songs a thumbs up/thumbs down and bookmark them on your Pandora account.
    • iHeartRadio Auto: The free iHeartRadio Auto app for JVC (either from Apple's App Store or Google Play) lets you play music from your iHeartRadio music service account through the JVC KD-X340BTS using your USB or Bluetooth Apple iPhone (iOS 8.0+), or Bluetooth connected Android smartphone (4.0+). The iHeartRadio music service provides access to more than 1,500 live radio stations from coast-to-coast (including pop, country, urban, rock, talk, and sports). The KD-X340BTS will provide control over the iHeartRadio Auto app, as well as display station identification and song/artist information. From the head unit's front-panel controls, iHeartRadio stations can be searched by the following categories (Local, Genre, City, or My Stations). The Local selection provides a list of radio stations in your local listening area. The unit also provides over 22 Genres to choose from (including pop, country, hip-hop, jazz, etc.) to help you find the right radio station for you. In addition, you can search for radio stations by City. Cities can be searched alphabetically. You can even store your favorite stations (My Stations) for easier, quicker access.
    Note: Access to these Internet Radio services will depend on the availability of a cellular and/or WiFi network for purposes of allowing your iPhone or Android smartphone to connect to the Internet.

    SiriusXM-Ready: The JVC KD-X340BTS is SiriusXM-Ready and compatible with the SiriusXM Connect Vehicle Tuner (220SXV300 sold separately). The SiriusXM Connect Vehicle Tuner supports SiriusXM programming with access to 175+ SiriusXM channels via subscription; check out the most popular SiriusXM subscription packages here. Additional features of the SiriusXM Connect tuner include:

    • Channel List w/ Category Search: The Channel list displays a list of all available channels. You can also search and list channels in specific categories.
    • Song/Artist Info: Displayed Information such as Channel Name, Artist Name, & Song Title can be viewed on the head unit's LCD.
    • SmartFavorite Presets: Up to 18 SiriusXM Satellite Radio station presets can be saved. These 18 SiriusXM presets are automatically identified as SmartFavorites for advanced features such as Replay, TuneStart & TuneScan (see below).
      • Replay: When you select a SmartFavorite preset you can rewind and replay up to 30 minutes of any of the missed news, talk, sports or music content.
      • TuneStart: With the TuneStart enabled, playback will automatically start from the beginning of a song when you tune to a SmartFavorite preset channel.
      • TuneScan: TuneScan gives you a short preview of the songs that you have missed on each of your Smart Favorite Preset music channels or currently tuned music channel.
    • Parental Control: Channels containing unsuitable content for children can be blocked. When enabled, The Parental Control feature requires you to enter a 4-digit passcode to tune to the locked channels.
    Note: A separate SiriusXM Satellite Radio subscription is required (operates on the XM Network). However, you can easily add this SiriusXM tuner to an existing Sirius or XM account for a Multi-Radio Discount Plan.

    RDS AM/FM Tuner: The JVC KD-X340BTS features a built-in AM/FM tuner with manual, seek, and preset tuning. You can store a total of 18 FM stations presets and 6 AM station presets. The radio allows you to set your AM/FM stations manually or automatically. You can also switch the tuner's IF filter to Wide or Auto to increase/decrease the sensitivity. If an analog FM stereo broadcast is hard to receive, you can manually switch the tuner to Mono operation.

    • US or European Tuning: You can set the built-in AM/FM tuner between US standard and European tuning spacing.
    • RDS: The Radio Data System (RDS) feature displays radio broadcast information such as artist, title, and album when listening to compatible AM/FM stations.
    • Radio Timer: The head unit's Radio Timer features lets you tune into a preset station at a specific time regardless of the head unit's current source (you can activate the Radio Timer once, daily, or turn it completely off).

    USB/Aux Connectivity

    USB Mass Storage Devices: The JVC KD-X340BTS features a front-panel USB (type-A) port that is hidden behind a flip-out cover. The USB port enables connection of USB mass storage class (MSC) devices, like USB thumbdrives or portable digital music players. You can insert a compatible USB MSC device into the head unit's USB port for playback, control, and song/artist display of a variety of music files.

    • Music Drive: When a mass storage class (MSC) compatible smartphone or portable digital audio player is connected to the head unit's USB input, the unit's Music Drive mode lets you select its internal memory or external memory (such as a microSD card) for stored music playback.
    • USB Charging: USB devices that can be charged via USB will be charged when plugged into the digital media receiver's USB port (max. 1.5A), and the vehicle's ignition switch is set to ACC or On.
    Note: Not compatible with USB hubs or card-readers.

    Compressed Music Files: The JVC KD-X340BTS supports the following types of music files loaded onto a compatible USB mass storage class device.

    Media Type Description
    File System FAT 12/16/32
    Playable File Types MP3: bit rate of 8-320kbps w/ sampling rate of 8-48kHz
    bit rate of 32-192kbps w/ sampling rate of 8-48kHz
    bit rate of 8-320 kbps w/ sampling rate of 8-48 kHz
    bit depth of 16-bit w/ sampling frequency of 48kHz
    bit depth of 24-bit w/ sampling frequency of 48kHz
    Maximum # of Folders/Files 999 folders/20,480 files (999 files per folder)
    Tags ID3 tag (version 1.0/1.1/2.2/2.3/2.4), WMA tag

    Playback & Search Functions: The JVC KD-X340BTS offers a variety of playback and search functions to help you find and enjoy your music a USB memory device.

    • Track/Folder List: The Track/Folder List displays a list of music folders and tracks on a connected USB device, so you can easily access your music.
    • Repeat: Track Repeat (plays the current track repeatedly), Folder Repeat (plays all tracks of the current folder repeatedly), Off (cancels repeat function)
    • Random: Folder Random (plays all tracks of the current folder, then the tracks of the next folder in random), All Random (plays all tracks of the current USB device at random), Off (cancels random function)
    • Resume: If you change the source, playback also stops (without ejecting the USB device). Next time you select USB for the playback source, the player will start from where it has been stopped previously.

    Front-Panel Auxiliary Input: A front-panel stereo minijack is provided to allow the connection of almost any portable audio source with a 3.5mm headphone output. Simply connect your portable digital music player to the unit's front-panel auxiliary input, and you can listen to the audio from the portable player through the speakers in your mobile audio system.

    Audio Section

    24 Bit D/A Converter: The JVC KD-X340BTS utilizes a 24-bit digital to analog converter for superior sound quality.

    MOSFET Amplifier: The JVC KD-X340BTS is equipped with a MOSFET amplifier. Compared to conventional power supplies, the MOSFET amplification circuit is smaller and more efficient, and it delivers increased power with less distortion and absolutely zero on/off switching noise. More power means louder and cleaner music at higher volumes because you're not pushing the limits of the amplification circuit. The power output specs for the KD-X340BTS are as follows:

    • Full Bandwidth Power: 22 watts RMS x 4 channels (at 4 ohms, 20-20kHz, 1% THD)
    • Maximum Output Power: 50 watts x 4 channels (200 total watts)

    Amp Gain: When you are using the KD-X340BTS with factory speakers (or those rated to less than 50 watts peak), the Amplifier Gain Control can limit the amount of power being sent to those speakers. When the Amp Gain Control is set to "low," the volume control ranges from 0 (minimum) to 25 (maximum). When using speakers rated higher than 50 watts peak, you can set the Amp Gain Control to "high," and the volume control will range from 0 to 35.

    4V/6CH Preamp Outputs + Sub Control: The KD-X340BTS is equipped with three pair of 4V preamp outputs (Front, Rear, & Sub). The Front & Rear preamp outputs offer fade control, while the Sub outputs are non-fading. The Sub preamp outputs also offer independent level control (-50 to +10).

    Subwoofer Speaker Connection: You can connect a subwoofer to this head unit without the need of a separate power amplifier. Simply connect a single subwoofer (4-8 ohm) directly to head unit's left rear speaker leads (the right rear speaker output will be muted). The rated power output for the subwoofer speaker channel remains 22 watts. Same subwoofer controls apply, except the, subwoofer level adjustment is from -6 to+3.

    Vehicle Setup: In order to optimize the sound quality in your vehicle, you can indentify the type of vehicle you have and the rear speaker location, as well as configure listening distances.

    • Car Type: Select your car type to automatically set the delay time of each speaker for timing adjustment of sound output of each channel to have the highest surround effect. Choose from Compact, Full Size Car, Wagon, Mini Van, SUV, or Off
    • Rear Speaker Location: You can indicate the location of your vehicle's Rear speakers. Choose from Door, Rear Deck, 2nd Row, or 3rd Row.
    • DTA (Digital Time Alignment): For a better sound-stage you can select your optimal listening position. You can choose from All, Front Left, Front Right or Front. You can also select to manually fine tune the sound stage, using Digital Time Alignment (DTA) by selecting the distance (0-20') for each individual speaker in the vehicle compared to your listening position.

    Crossover Network: The JVC KD-X340BTS lets you choose between a 2-way or 3-way crossover network for your car audio application.

    • 2-Way Crossover: Allows you to set high-pass and low-pass crossovers for a standard Tweeter, Front, Rear, and Subwoofer speaker setup.
      • Speaker Size: select which size speakers are in your vehicle.
        • Tweeter: Small, Medium, Large, or None
        • Front & Rear: 3.5", 4", 4.75", 5", 6.5", 6.75", 7", 4x6", 5x7", 6x8", 6x9", 7x10" or None
        • Subwoofer: 6.5", 8", 10", 12", 15" or greater, None
      • X'Over: Select the high pass or low pass crossover settings for your speakers.
        • Tweeter: high pass filter (HPF)
          • Frequency: 1kHz, 1.6kHz, 2.5kHz, 4kHz, 5kHz, 6.3kHz, 8kHz, 10kHz, 12.5kHz
          • Gain: -8 to 0 dB
        • Front & Rear: high pass filter (HPF)
          • Frequency: 30Hz, 40Hz, 50Hz, 60Hz, 70Hz, 80Hz, 90Hz, 100Hz, 120Hz, 150Hz, 180Hz, 220Hz, 250Hz, Through (Full-Range)
          • Slope: -6dB, -12dB, -18dB, -24dB
          • Gain: -8 to 0 dB
        • Sub: low pass filter (LPF)
          • Frequency: 30Hz, 40Hz, 50Hz, 60Hz, 70Hz, 80Hz, 90Hz, 100Hz, 120Hz, 150Hz, 180Hz, 220Hz, 250Hz, Through (Full-Range)
          • Slope: -6dB, -12dB, -18dB, -24dB
          • Phase: Reverse (180°), Normal (0°)
          • Gain: -8 to 0 dB
    • 3-Way Crossover: Allows you to set high-pass and low-pass crossovers for a complex 3-way speaker system with Highs, Mids, and Sub.
      • Speaker Size: select which size speakers are in your vehicle.
        • Tweeter: Small, Medium, Large, or None
        • Midrange: 3.5", 4", 4.75", 5", 6.5", 6.75", 7", 4x6", 5x7", 6x8", or 6x9"
        • Woofer: 6.5", 8", 10", 12", 15" or greater, None
      • X'Over: Select the high pass or low pass crossover settings for your speakers.
        • Tweeter: high pass filter (HPF)
          • HPF Frequency: 1kHz, 1.6kHz, 2.5kHz, 4kHz, 5kHz, 6.3kHz, 8kHz, 10kHz, 12.5kHz
          • Slope: -6dB, -12dB
          • Phase: Reverse (180°), Normal (0°)
          • Gain: -8 to 0 dB
        • Midrange: high pass filter (HPF) & low pass filter (LPF)
          • HPF Frequency: 30Hz, 40Hz, 50Hz, 60Hz, 70Hz, 80Hz, 90Hz, 100Hz, 120Hz, 150Hz, 180Hz, 220Hz, 250Hz, Through (Full-Range)
          • LPF Frequency: 1kHz, 1.6kHz, 2.5kHz, 4kHz, 5kHz, 6.3kHz, 8kHz, 10kHz, 12.5kHz
          • Slope: -6dB, -12dB
          • Phase: Reverse (180°), Normal (0°)
          • Gain: -8 to 0 dB
        • Woofer: low pass filter (LPF)
          • LPF Frequency: 30Hz, 40Hz, 50Hz, 60Hz, 70Hz, 80Hz, 90Hz, 100Hz, 120Hz, 150Hz, 180Hz, 220Hz, 250Hz, Through (Full-Range)
          • Slope: -6dB, -12dB
          • Phase: Reverse (180°), Normal (0°)
          • Gain: -8 to 0 dB

    Equalizer: The JVC KD-X340BTS is equipped with 8 EQ presets, an Easy EQ (3-band), a Pro EQ (13-band), and a Vol Link EQ. Choose the one that best fits your type of music listening.

    • EQ Preset: You can choose between the following EQ presets - Flat, Hard Rock, Pop, Hip Hop, R&B, Jazz, Classical, DRVN, & User. The DRVN EQ preset helps you hear your music over road noise; it boosts certain frequencies ranges that becomes hard to hear due to road noise.The User mode allows you to select either the 3-band Easy EQ or 13-Band Pro EQ.
    • Easy EQ: The head unit's Easy EQ consists of a 3-band equalizer (Treble, Mid, & Bass). You can adjust the Treble, Mid, & Bass from -9 to +9.
    • Pro EQ: The units Pro EQ consists of a 13-band equalizer (62.5Hz, 100Hz, 160Hz, 250Hz, 400Hz, 630Hz, 1kHz, 1.6kHz, 2.5kHz, 4kHz, 6.3kHz, 10kHz, & 16kHz). Each frequency can be adjusted from -9 to +9. You can also adjust the Q-Factor of each frequency to 1.35, 1.50, or 2.0.
    • Vol Link EQ: The Vol Link EQ features boosts certain frequencies ranges that becomes hard to hear due to road noise.

    Sound Effects: The KD-X340BTS offers adjustable Sound Effects to provide a better listening experience inside your vehicle.

    • Space Enhancement: Space Enhancement is a virtual surround technology using two speakers. Just select the vehicle size, and the head unit automatically adjusts the sound effectively. The soundstage is broadened inside your vehicle.
    • Sound Response: This function boosts the low frequencies which can be lost during compression to MP3 or AAC. Your music will sound more natural inside your vehicle.
    • Sound Lift: Virtually manipulates the height of the speakers by adjusting the sound frequencies. Your speakers will sound like they are positioned at ear level inside your vehicle.

    Loudness, Bass Boost & Bass Extension: The Loudness feature boosts low and high frequencies to produce a well-balanced sound at a low volume level. The unit's Bass Boost enhances low bass frequencies at any volume level. There is also a Bass Extension feature which further enhances the unit's bass output.

    Volume Adjust: The input level of each source (other than FM) is adjustable relative to the FM radio volume, so there isn't a significant volume difference when changing sources. Each source is individually adjustable from -15 to +6.

    Key Beep: The in-dash head unit provides an audible beep to confirm button operation. This function can be turned On or Off.

    Remote Control

    Remote App (for iOS & Android): The JVC Remote App is an application for Apple iOS 8.0+ and Android OS 4.4+ that controls the JVC receiver like a wireless remote control from your compatible Apple iOS device (via Bluetooth or USB) or Android device (via Bluetooth only). The JVC Remote App provides traditional touchscreen control, as well as directional and freeform gesture control.

    • Source Information & Control: The JVC Remote App provides a Source Control screen with a list of the receiver's built-in sources and connected sources to choose from, so you can change the head unit's source from your mobile device. Once an input is selected, the app displays source information such as station number, track number & playback time, as well as song/artist information (when applicable). From the app, you can also seek stations and tracks, as well as Play and Pause your music.
    • Audio Settings: From the application on your mobile device, you can adjust the receiver's volume up or down. In addition, audio settings such as EQ, Crossover, DTA, and other audio adjustments can be easily set using the JVC Remote Application.
    • Media Player: The application's Media Player screen lets you playback your device's stored music library through the JVC receiver. From the app on your Apple iOS or Android device, you can control basic playback functions like Play/Pause, Previous/Next Track and Repeat/Random. The Android version of the app even lets you browse your music library by category (Song/Album/Artist/Playlist/Mood). Song, artist, and album information (along with Album Art) will displayed on your Apple iOS or Android device's touchscreen.
    • App Launcher (Android only): The App Launcher feature of the Android version of the JVC Remote app lets you access 3rd party applications within the JVC Remote app's user interface. The App Launcher can contain up to 24 of your favorite apps for quick access.
    • You will need to indicate within the head unit's menu what type of device (Apple iOS or Android) you'll be using the JVC Remote App on before the application will connect and function with the receiver.
    • When using the JVC Remote App with your compatible Apple iOS device, the application and device must be connected to the receiver via Bluetooth (not USB) for playback of Bluetooth audio. For playback of a USB-direct connection from an Apple iOS device, the device and application must be connected to the head unit via USB (not Bluetooth).

    Steering Wheel Control Input: The head unit features a steering wheel remote control input wire (blue/yellow) within the included wiring harness that lets you keep your vehicle's factory radio steering wheel remote controls when used with an optional steering wheel audio control adapter (sold separately).

    Optional Wireless Remote: The KD-X340BTS can be controlled wirelessly from JVC's RM-RK52 IR remote control (sold separately; not available at Crutchfield).

    Display Features

    Detachable Face: The JVC KD-X340BTS features a detachable face to deter theft. No face-case is provided. An optional soft face case (142DFC1X, sold separately) can be purchased for this unit. A face-fixing screw is supplied for making the face non-detachable, if desired.

    2-Line LCD: The 2-line display provides more information for audio settings, song/artist/album info, and station identification. You can select between English or Spanish text.

    Variable Color Illumination: The JVC KD-X340BTS features variable color display and button illumination. You can choose from one of 49 preset colors, have the unit scan through all 49 preset colors continuously, or customize your own color (RGB; 0-9). The custom setting allows you to individually adjust the intensity of Red, Green, and Blue (from 0-9) to better match your vehicle's interior lights. The same color setting can be applied to both the display and buttons, or you can choose a different color for Zone 1 and Zone 2 (see owner's manual illustration).

    Brightness: The unit offers a daytime and nighttime brightness settings for the LCD and button illumination. You can adjust the brightness level of each manually from 0-31.

    Dimmer: The unit's dimmer control can be set automatically, manually, or via timer. Manually select "Off" for daytime brightness setting or "On" for nighttime brightness setting. Choose "Auto" which switches between day and nighttime brightness setting automatically when you turn off/on the headlights (orange/white wire of harness must be connected to headlamp circuit). You can even set a specific time for the "Off" and "On" dimmer setting to be activated.

    Day & Time: The unit displays a 12-or 24-hour clock, as well as the day (Sun/Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat). The day & time can be selected to remain on, even if the head unit is switched off (as long as the vehicle's key is in the accessory or on position).

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    Customer Q&A

    Crutchfield asked: Why did you buy this?
    Looks like a good value and the controls do not appear to be as complex as the Sony I was considering. [ Joshua  Jan 20, 2018 ]
    I wanted a fairly simple radio to replace an older aftermarket Ken wood that swallowed my tape adapter. I wanted a radio without CD player but with an audio input and Bluetooth phone. It's been a while since I put my last crutchfield radio in but I've always valued and trusted your instructions and help. Thank you. [ Irvin  Jan 10, 2018 ]
    ease of use and you use them on your harness [ Troy  Jan 08, 2018 ]
    Wanted a media receiver and not a CD player. It has great reviews so I went for it. [ Jerod  Jan 05, 2018 ]
    I was looking for a decent receiver that had bluetooth and handsfree abilities. this met my wants, and the price was good too. [ Carson  Jan 05, 2018 ]
    Because it should fit my vehicle perfectly. [ Andy  Dec 31, 2017 ]
    This receiver met my criteria, plus offered 50% off two sets of JVC speakers. [ Stan  Dec 28, 2017 ]
    Top seller for digital media only head unit. [ Sean  Dec 24, 2017 ]
    Hands free calling, front mounted USB and auxillary ports [ Ron  Dec 23, 2017 ]
    Eddie recommended it. [ Roberta  Dec 19, 2017 ]
    features and price. [ Hector  Dec 10, 2017 ]
    recommended by sales advisor [ Max  Dec 06, 2017 ]
    Variable color display and buttons which allows matching the BMW 325 orange instrument lights. Both display and buttons have brightness adjustment. Separate settings for Day and Night for color and brightness. Kenwood KMM-BT318U is the same unit but only has one setting. [ Gaines  Dec 04, 2017 ]
    wanted to be able to play music from my phone in my 05 corolla. [ Andrew  Dec 02, 2017 ]
    gift [ Makr  Dec 01, 2017 ]
    I pick this model, simply because I have a few years with jvc. 10 years to be exact and it still works great, even when it cuts sound through my rca's for no good reason. So I felt it was time for an upgrade and I don't carry cd's with me anymore. Can't beat this deal and it has everything I need for my hour long commute to work in the mornings.Thanks to you and the Crutchfield team, I will be able to ride in comfort again. [ Ryan  Nov 28, 2017 ]
    Pricepoint, got it on sale and it has a sub preamp output! [ Chris  Nov 28, 2017 ]
    seemed like it has all the options and the price is incredible [ thomas  Nov 27, 2017 ]
    I selected this item as I was looking for a quality receiver for a good price. Being Cyber Monday, I believe this receiver gave me the most bang for my buck. Can't wait to install it in my daughter's convertible beetle. [ Raul  Nov 27, 2017 ]
    good price and needed to upgrade the stock radio [ Jonathan  Nov 27, 2017 ]
    I have used them before and they work great. [ shane  Nov 26, 2017 ]
    The Bluetooth works well and fits well when a cd player wont fit in the space. I especially like that its compatible using Pandora and I can charge my phone from the front usb port. I installed one in my car, my brothers truck and am ordering one now to update my stereo in my work truck. The price is affordable as well! [ ROBERT A  Nov 25, 2017 ]
    I was looking for a radio to fit my budget [ Richard  Nov 24, 2017 ]
    Exactly what I was looking for. Good experience with JVC products. [ CHRISTOPHER  Nov 24, 2017 ]
    This stereo offered bluetooth, IPhone compatibility, pandora and iheart radio control, and various other features. [ Brian Joseph  Nov 24, 2017 ]
    High feature content, with a reliable name and a great price!! I'll be pulling out a perfectly servicable head unit to put this in it's place [ matthew  Nov 22, 2017 ]
    This head unit seemed to be the best choice because of its features/capabilities for the price. [ Melissa  Nov 21, 2017 ]
    based on reviews this is what i went with. have always had good luck with crutchfield, their customer service and buying experience is top notch [ Tatonka  Nov 04, 2017 ]
    I've never had a problem with JVC stereos [ BRYCE  Nov 03, 2017 ]
    Have 2 JVC stereos installed within the last year in other vehicles, great products with excellent features you don't find in other manufacturers stereos at the same price point. I've owned all major brands of stereos and JVC's products seem to be well designed, budget friendly and I won't consider another brand currently. [ Brian  Oct 28, 2017 ]
    Your site / other site reviews. [ Jacques  Oct 23, 2017 ]
    I wanted something that would work and was able to change colors and didn't have a CD insert [ Jennifer  Oct 13, 2017 ]
    Value [ Frank  Oct 06, 2017 ]
    6-channel, 4 volt preamp outputs! [ jay  Oct 04, 2017 ]
    Highly rated, cheap and Bluetooth. Don't like my Alpine so trying something different. [ Emots  Sep 24, 2017 ]
    Looks Great ! This stereo had all the features I was looking for and a Great Price ! [ JERROD  Sep 24, 2017 ]
    Good price [ tony  Sep 13, 2017 ]
    Has Bluetooth, an Aux Plugin, and Various Color Illumination. It has my preference of CB(Constant Buttons like on older phones) versus SB(Spontaneous Buttons like touchscreens) [ Sergei  Sep 10, 2017 ]
    Sounded like a good product and good price. [ Steve  Sep 05, 2017 ]
    Had Bluetooth iPhone compatible good reviewd [ chris  Sep 04, 2017 ]
    I chose this model because it has separate sub-woofer pre-amp outputs and because the face display color can be changed to something other than blue. I also chose JVC because I have a 14 year old JVC CD unit in my car that is still working to this day but the display is dark in cold weather until the car warms up. I'm also wanting to update to digital media. If this JVC unit lasts as long as the old one, it will likely outlast me and the car. [ Bradford K.  Aug 05, 2017 ]
    price and features [ joel  Jul 21, 2017 ]
    Wanted a bluetooth head unit. Hopefully i made a good choice. [ Nathan Dwight  Jul 18, 2017 ]
    This receiver meets all the needs for my sons first car. Allows him to use Bluetooth to connect his music and keep his hands on the wheel where they belong. [ Josh  Jul 15, 2017 ]
    To access good music and make easy calls. [ Keith  Jul 06, 2017 ]
    Great features, all the bells and whistles. Big plus knowing it fits my vehicle (John Deere tractor) and install instructions [ Todd anthony vo  Jul 02, 2017 ]
    like the unit and has all of the options we are looking for...USB slot on front was key [ James  Jul 01, 2017 ]
    small wireless remote [ Brad  Jun 29, 2017 ]
    Radio has everything I was looking for [ Zackary  Jun 28, 2017 ]
    have always liked jvc decks [ Andrew  Jun 22, 2017 ]
    Great radio with great features at an outstanding price [ Paul  Jun 16, 2017 ]
    Most head unit for the money. [ Donald  Jun 12, 2017 ]
    JVC is a good brand, had all the features I wanted and reviews were very good on the unit. [ Michael  Jun 11, 2017 ]
    I chose this radio for the bluetooth feature as well as iPod controls and RDS. The variable color choices are neat as well. I can change colors from daytime to nighttime mode (blue for daytime and purple for nighttime) [ DONALD  Jun 09, 2017 ]
    Great price, deal on speakers with it. Has the bluetooth and Iphone features I was looking for including siri hands free. [ WILLIAM E  Jun 04, 2017 ]
    Good price and all the features I needed [ Benedict  May 23, 2017 ]
    I picked this based on what my son needed for his car. [ Jim  May 22, 2017 ]
    Good deal [ BYRON  May 18, 2017 ]
    Reviews from users/buyers were very good, specs were great on paper too. [ Juan J.  May 13, 2017 ]
    This stereo fit all of my needs. I couldn't remember the last time I have used a CD, so a media receiver is perfect. It has Bluetooth connectivity, multiple pre-amp outputs, and the price is right for a work vehicle that needs nothing fancy. [ Jonathan  May 12, 2017 ]
    Best option for the price [ cesar  May 09, 2017 ]
    price, lots of features, like bluetooth, hands free calling, 6 channel output for my amps, display colors. [ ARNOLD  May 08, 2017 ]
    3 audio out, for easy speaker and amp, expansion in the future. FLAC playback. [ Daniel  Apr 30, 2017 ]
    I've always had good luck with JVC products. Reviews on your site were positive for installations on a wide range of vehicles. I trust Crutchfield to provide assistance if necessary when my grandson has to install it. [ Whittier  Apr 25, 2017 ]
    This has the most features for what I am looking for, at a price that blows everyone else away! [ Mark  Apr 22, 2017 ]
    Purchased fro my 17-year-old son, CD's are old school make sure you get the Bluetooth, Aux Port, and USB. [ Eric  Apr 18, 2017 ]
    Had the previous model and liked it, new ride, new unit upgrade. [ Jonathan  Apr 13, 2017 ]
    Great features for a great price! [ Needle and Nail  Apr 13, 2017 ]
    Good price and there was a special where I could get two pairs of JVC speakers half off with purchase [ James  Apr 05, 2017 ]
    Great features, good price, hands free [ Shadsun  Apr 04, 2017 ]
    Needed shallow size, BT, Aux and USB inputs. 1.5A charge was ok (would have preferred 2.1A). Doug helped find one with the right depth (< 4.75") [ Paul  Apr 01, 2017 ]
    It has a good power rating along with a lot of nice features. [ Cindy  Mar 29, 2017 ]
    Bluetooth and jvc name [ roger  Mar 21, 2017 ]
    just needed a media player [ CHARLES  Mar 20, 2017 ]
    Everything I needed for a really low price [ Joshua  Mar 18, 2017 ]
    It was recommended as being easy-to-use and intuitive. [ Parker  Mar 17, 2017 ]
    This item has all the features I wanted, at a great price. Also, the Crutchfield community was very helpful in answering a question I had about this unit. [ Mark  Mar 15, 2017 ]
    blue tooth @ CD player [ Herbrt F.  Mar 10, 2017 ]
    Best car stereo for my needs and for my budget! [ Duane  Mar 07, 2017 ]
    Good price for features. Crutchfield had a special discount when purchased with JVC speakers [ Robert  Mar 04, 2017 ]
    had all of the features i wanted [ ron  Feb 25, 2017 ]
    I've used the JVC that this one replaced in 7 cars. It was flawless in each one. When it came time to install a digital media player in my truck, JVC was the sure choice. Looks great, performs better. No complaints. [ Jason  Feb 23, 2017 ]
    It had the features I wanted at a good price with free shipping and included all the materials and accessories needed to install it. [ JEFFREY  Feb 21, 2017 ]
    Shallow depth for easy mounting in classic car. Only 4.5" deep! Will fit it into a '77 FIAT 124 Spider [ Hanns  Feb 16, 2017 ]
    I have the KD-X320 and x330 and they're both excellent units. I just love the reliability of JVC Products! [ Nicholas  Feb 08, 2017 ]
    Superb upgrade from stock cassette/CD stereo. Adds bluetooth and smartphone charging to an ancient stock system with the ability to color match display to the rest of the dash. [ Thomas  Jan 31, 2017 ]
    I have two teenagers, they can both connect their phones to it and play music via Bluetooth. [ Mark  Jan 24, 2017 ]
    This units depth is much shorter due to the receiver not having a CD player. With limited space inside the dash of my vehicle this installs without any modifications to the vehicle. [ Michael  Jan 22, 2017 ]
    Great price and compatible with latest Apple phone and backwards to older versions. Six channels. [ MARTIN  Jan 20, 2017 ]
    This is the3rd JVC I've bought from crutch field and I've never had an issue [ Denny  Jan 10, 2017 ]
    This unit has everything I need; simply and effective. I never use CDs nor DVDs in the car anymore. I carry two phones (one Android and one iOS) thus the ability to have two phone connected via Bluetooth simultaneously was very important to me. I have a similar model of this digital media radio in another vehicle and have enjoyed its simplicity and depth of features. My wife can operate and with ease. But if I want to adjust sound settings; it's all possible with this unit. Thanks JVC ! [ HiTech Upgrades  Jan 09, 2017 ]
    I need USB, aux input and the Bluetooth capabilities. I like the multicolor display too. [ Ricardo  Jan 01, 2017 ]

    13 questions already asked

    USB doesn't start playing when turned on after engine started. I have to cycle through all inputs (usually works), or sometimes it starts after several minutes. Can this be fixed?
    [ JAMES  Oct 19, 2017 ]
    1 answer
    I have the same unit, and it automatically starts playing music from my iPhone. So, I have almost the opposite problem. I'd like it to wait until I at least hit play! I think that you can actually reload the latest version of firmware, maybe that would help. That's my only suggestion.
    [ Dustin  Oct 19, 2017 ]
    What are the chasis dimensions?
    [ Brian Wagner  Oct 08, 2017 ]
    1 answer
    This is a standard "single DIN" chassis model which are all a standard 2" tall x 7" wide. the only dimension that can change from one model to another is their mounting depth. The JVC KD-X340BTS requires a mounting depth of 4.6" (not counting any RCA cables you may connect to the pre-amp outputs)
    [ Ryan  Oct 11, 2017 ]  Staff
    Dose it have a microphone ?
    [ Anthony  Sep 22, 2017 ]
    1 answer
    Thanks for your question. Yes it does. You can find this information on the main product page under "What's in the Box". Hope this helps.
    [ Kenny  Sep 22, 2017 ]  Staff
    Can i stream audio from an android phone to this unit via bluetooth, or only through the USB/aux wired connections?
    [ Matt  Jul 07, 2017 ]
    2 answers
    Yes. I have android and streams great.
    [ Matthew  Jul 07, 2017 ]
    Yes you can stream with any Bluetooth phone
    [ hamza  Jul 07, 2017 ]
    My signal wire coming from my stereo is only sending out about 2 volts! The stereo is working great otherwise. What would cause this?
    [ Benedict  May 26, 2017 ]
    1 answer
    If you purchased the product from Crutchfield, feel free to contact our Tech Support team. They can walk you through the settings/connections on the product and see if there may be a fix. Our toll-free Tech Support number is printed on your invoice, and is also available under the "My Orders" tab in the "My Account" section of our website. If you did not purchase the unit from Crutchfield, then you may want to contact the manufacturer, or try our online support center:
    [ Kenny  May 26, 2017 ]  Staff
    I can only set fm presets 1-6. How do yo set fm presets 7-18?
    [ ray  May 24, 2017 ]
    1 answer
    Tech Support is included with your purchase from Crutchfield, feel free to contact our Tech Support team. They can walk you through the settings on the product and see if there may be a fix. Our toll-free Tech Support number is printed on your invoice, and is also available under the "My Orders" tab in the "My Account" section of our website.
    [ Kenny  May 24, 2017 ]  Staff
    Can I use this with a stock CD changer?
    [ Clark  Mar 29, 2017 ]
    1 answer
    You will want to contact an Advisor by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat to discuss compatibility with your factory system. They will be able to pull up your vehicle and see if this will integrate. If it does not, then they will also be able to discuss other options with you.
    [ Krissy  Mar 31, 2017 ]  Staff
    Does the clock display when the unit is off?
    [ Mark  Mar 11, 2017 ]
    9 answers
    Yes, it does.....if you have that feature turned "on" in the clock menu. It does not display the time once the vehicle's ignition switch is turned off.
    [ JEFFREY  Mar 16, 2017 ]
    No it does not. There is no power to the unit that I can tell when the key is in the off position. I have pressed every button in the display with the key off and nothing will light up.
    [ MATTHEW  Mar 14, 2017 ]
    [ John  Mar 13, 2017 ]
    No. The unit has to be on for any function to work
    [ Elijah  Mar 13, 2017 ]
    Yes you can set clock display on for when the unit is off
    [ Omar  Mar 13, 2017 ]
    My screen is completely dark when the unit, and my truck is off. Is that what you mean?
    [ Jason  Mar 12, 2017 ]
    I haven't set the unit up yet other than making it play SiriusXM stations. However, the instructions state that the unit can be setup to display time when unit is off.
    [ Tony  Mar 11, 2017 ]
    Yes, as well as day and date
    [ Al  Mar 11, 2017 ]
    Yes as long as you set preferences that way.Enter
    [ scotthct  Mar 11, 2017 ]
    If I'm upgrading from a KD-X80BT will the old connectors work? Or will I need to wire in the new harness?
    [ Adrian  Feb 28, 2017 ]
    2 answers
    You need to use the new harness for the KD-X80BT. Just match up the colors with the diagram that is emailed to you. Use closed-end crimp connectors to connect the wires together.
    [ Alexander  Feb 28, 2017 ]
    Crutchfield will give ya the wire harness along with the plate that the stereo goes into. Most places you would have to pay extra for them. So the wire harness you would plug into your original car connector and the other end will go in the back of the stereo. It's real simple to do and save you alot of time
    [ Anthony  Feb 28, 2017 ]
    I stream bluetooth over 99% of the time I use this unit. Is there a way to display a larger clock than the quarter inch tall one in the corner?
    [ Brian  Feb 24, 2017 ]
    3 answers
    Not that from I can find
    [ Alexander  Feb 28, 2017 ]
    Hey Brian, I wish I could answer your question. I bought the unit for my sons car. I bet he could answer the question better than I. I will say that the time is way, way, way to small. I will check with Nic and get back with you.
    [ gonet  Feb 28, 2017 ]
    I have the same problem with the clock as well. I have not found any way to make it bigger and it only displays in certain modes, I have been using my cell unfortunately for the time. must be a fault in the design.
    [ Terence  Feb 28, 2017 ]
    It appears that only the Button Zone color is adjustable and the Display Zone (the text) is always white. Can you confirm this?
    [ Jeron  Jan 09, 2017 ]
    2 answers
    The display(radio info, track, etc.) are always white. The surrounding area(buttons) are customizable.
    [ Al  Mar 11, 2017 ]
    The JVC KD-X340BTS actually features variable color illumination for the display and buttons. The same color setting can be applied to both the display and buttons, or you can choose a different color for each. If you would like to discuss further, feel free to contact an Advisor directly by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat. I hope that helps!
    [ Larry  Jan 19, 2017 ]  Staff

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